NAPERVILLE, IL, July 20, 2016 – G&D Integrated has announced that it has been chosen by Yamashin America Inc., a subsidiary of Yamashin-Filter Corp. (TSE: 6240), to manage their warehousing needs and provide vendor managed inventory, storage, and other value-added services. G&D will partner with the North America headquarters location to help Yamashin deliver world-class customer service and support as they expand their operations.

“Our entire team looks forward to partnering with G&D Integrated in this strategic shift to our North American and global footprint as we expand our operations in North America. This expansion will put us in closer proximity to our valued customers, allow us to optimize our global supply chain, and aid our localization efforts,” said Charles Barman, president and chief executive officer at Yamashin America Inc.

“Customer expectations are increasing rapidly and responding in real-time to those needs is becoming of greater importance in today’s marketplace,” said Mark London, vice president of sales and marketing at G&D Integrated. “We are extremely pleased to be collaborating and working with Yamashin America Inc. to help them optimize their logistics and supply chain strategies to gain competitive advantage and better serve their customer base.”

About G&D Integrated

G&D Integrated is a specialized provider of transportation and logistics services and has over 100 years of experience advancing innovative global supply chain solutions. Headquartered in Morton, IL, the company provides domestic transportation, freight brokerage, contract logistics, and supply chain services to a variety of industries with 1,000 employees at over 20 facilities across North America. For more information, visit

About Yamashin America Inc.

Yamashin America Inc. is a subsidiary of Yamashin-Filter Corp. (TSE: 6240), which designs and manufactures world-class filtration products used in the construction, agricultural, energy, and industrial machinery industries. For more information, visit

Susan Himes, Marketing Communications